Meaning of BUBBLE in English


noun to sing with a gurgling or warbling sound.

2. bubble ·noun a person deceived by an empty project; a gull.

3. bubble ·noun the globule of air in the spirit tube of a level.

4. bubble ·noun to run with a gurgling noise, as if forming bubbles; as, a bubbling stream.

5. bubble ·noun to rise in bubbles, as liquids when boiling or agitated; to contain bubbles.

6. bubble ·noun a small, hollow, floating bead or globe, formerly used for testing the strength of spirits.

7. bubble ·noun a thin film of liquid inflated with air or gas; as, a soap bubble; bubbles on the surface of a river.

8. bubble ·noun a small quantity of air or gas within a liquid body; as, bubbles rising in champagne or aerated waters.

9. bubble ·noun a globule of air, or globular vacuum, in a transparent solid; as, bubbles in window glass, or in a lens.

10. bubble ·noun anything that wants firmness or solidity; that which is more specious than real; a false show; a cheat or fraud; a delusive scheme; an empty project; a dishonest speculation; as, the south sea bubble.

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